Emergency Service in all Dubai Healthcare Centres Soon

Emergency services at all healthcare centres in Dubai — and not just major hospitals — will be a reality shortly, according to a senior official from the Dubai Heath Authority (DHA). With ambitious plans to make the emirate a medical hub in the region, Engineer Eisa Al Maidour, Director-General of the DHA, said that emergency […]

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One-year ban for false work permits: Labour ministry

A one-year ban will be imposed on anyone who obtains a labour card with a company they are not really working for, said a senior Ministry of Labour official. According to Humaid Bin Deemas Al Suwaidi, Assistant Undersecretary for Labour Affairs, the ministry is determined to overcome the problem of false labour ties between sponsors […]

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Avari Dubai Hotel introduces special suite services for business travelers

Avari Dubai Hotel, a four-star deluxe, atrium hotel situated at Al Rigga, Deira, has introduced a service specially for global business travellers. The moment the travellers land at Dubai airport, they will be ferried in a chauffeur-driven car to the hotel and provided accommodation in an Avari Business Class (ABC) room or suite, a release […]

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Tourism to drive Dubai to greater heights

Tourism has played a vital role in the growth of Dubai’s economy, and its importance looks set to continue. The planned opening of a raft of new theme parks and large projects over the next few years, coupled with the launch of a new airport for passenger traffic, Dubai World Central (DWC), are expected to […]

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Majid Al Futtaim announces $817m Dubai investment

UAE retail firm Majid Al Futtaim (MAF) Holding has unveiled a major plan to invest Dh3 billion ($817 million) on enhancing its Dubai businesses over the next five years in key projects including a 50-store community mall, luxury hotels and new Carrefour hypermarkets. The move come in line with its initiative to support the “Dubai […]

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